Monthly Archives: August 2017

Laws Governing Native American Artifacts

Laws Governing Native American Artifacts

Native American artifacts are extremely popular on the collectibles market, not to mention beautiful and fascinating. However, there are strict laws governing their purchase and sale, so if you’re interested in collecting Native American artifacts, or think you may have found something worth selling, it’s worthwhile to educate yourself about a couple of these laws… Continue Reading

Native American Values and Behaviors

Native American Values and Behaviors

Native American people are known for traditional values and behaviors, many of which families across the world work to emulate. Here’s a look into the most well-known and widely acknowledged. Respect Native Americans are known for their respect and acceptance of other cultures. They do not verbalize their opinions about others’ affairs or issues unless… Continue Reading

Colors & Meanings Among Native Americans

Colors & Meanings Among Native Americans

Native Americans use beautiful and distinctive designs and colors in everything from clothing to face paint. Did you know that those colors have specific meanings? They are used symbolically to tell stories visually and they represent a wide range of things from elements in the natural world to personal characteristics and more. Red The color… Continue Reading

Popular Dishes and Foods Among Native Americans

Popular Dishes and Foods Among Native Americans

Though not yet commonly found in restaurants throughout the country, traditional Native American dishes are gaining interest and support from the culinary world. Most recently, Chef Sean Sherman launched his Sioux Chef catering and food truck business in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which quickly gained popularity and launched a rebirth of Native foods there. What is Native… Continue Reading